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Harry C. Aderholt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CA050-14
The collection arrived in good condition and was initially processed with only a container list as description. Due to a change of the content management system, further description proved to be necessary.

Dates

  • Undated

Language of Materials

Collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

Materials in this collection are open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish material from this collection in any form, current or future, must be obtained from the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.

Extent

0.9 Linear Feet (One non-standard box (11.75x17.5x3))

Abstract

Harry Clay (Heinie) Aderholt was an American brigadier general in the United States Air Force. In January 1960, Aderholt went to Okinawa where he became commander of the 1095th Operational Evaluation Training Group. During this assignment, he contributed to the pioneering of special air warfare techniques, and was instrumental in developing the Laos airfield complex known as Lima Sites. These fields were used throughout Southeast Asia as support sites for special warfare operations. The collection contains photographs and technical descriptions of these Lima Sites.

Biographical Sketch

Harry Clay (Heinie) Aderholt was an American brigadier general in the United States Air Force and contributed to the development of the Laos airfield complex known as Lima Sites.

Series Description

The archivist kept the original organization intact without any further arrangement.

Provenance Statement

The Harry C. Aderholt Collection was donated to the History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas, by Mr. Harry C. Aderholt.

Additional Sources

Additional information about this topic can be found in the History of Aviation Archives in the following Collections: CAT/Air America Collection

Image ID

It is the researcher's responsibility to secure permission from copyright holders of materials to which this institution does not own copyright.

Images in this collection are identified by a unique number that provides information about the format, record group, collection, series, box, folder, and image numbers. Please use this number when ordering reproductions of images from this collection.

Record Group Code

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

2 = Doolittle Archives

3 = Lighter than Air Archives

4 = George H. Williams, Jr., World War I Aviation Library

5 = History of Aviation Archives

6 = University Archives

7 = HAC Stacks

8 = WPRL Stacks

9 = Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Collection

10 = Belsterling Collection

11 = Closed Stacks

12 = Unidentified

13 = Chance Vought Archives

14 = Twirly Birds Archives

Image Format Code

P = Photograph/Postcard

S = Slide

N = Negative

T = Positive Transparency

B = Black and White

C = Color

Example: 1HCA-1-1-PC1

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

HCA = Harry C. Aderholt Collection

= Series Number

1 = Box Number

1 = Folder Number

P = Photograph/Postcard

C = Color

1 = Image Number

Images archived in plastic image holders may also have a location code in the format: 1/TL. In this example, the number is the sheet number and the letters indicate the top left position on the sheet. Position indicators are T = top, L = left, R = right, M = middle, and B = bottom. Position indicators may be combined to describe the position on the sheet, as shown in this example.

Note to the Researcher

The materials in this collection are in fair condition.
Title
Guide to the Harry C. Aderholt Collection
Status
completed
Date
2018-04-06
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English (eng)
Edition statement
First revision by Cassandra Zawojek, 2018-04-06.

Revision Statements

  • 2018-04-06: 1st revision was a migration to ArchivesSpace by Cassandra Zawojek.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. Repository

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